Does the Wal-Mart bias case affect N.H?

August 2011
New Hampshire Business Review;8/12/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 17, p30
The article presents an answer to a question regarding the potential impact of the class action litigation against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in 2011 on retail stores in New Hampshire.


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